Giuseppe Compagnini was born in 1966. In 1989 he obtained his Physics degree at the University of Catania and in 1993 the Ph.D. degree in solid state physics working at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (Laboratorium fur Festokb'rperphysik) on Raman spectroscopy in rare earth compounds and semiconductor thin films. In 1993, he has obtained a postdoc position at the Italian National Council for Research (CNR) working on silicon/carbon based alloys. From 1995 to 1996 he was Consultant of ST-Microelectronics. He is actually Full Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Catania. He is author of more than 150 papers on international peer reviewed journals (ISI) devoted to the fields of ion-matter interaction, carbon based nanomaterials, and thin films deposition and has received more than 3000 citations with an h-index of 32. His research group works mainly on the synthesis of advanced materials for energetic and environmental applications.
Biography Updated on 18 August 2016